Counseling Psychology, CAGS
The Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) in Counseling Psychology is for students with a highly related master’s degree that does not meet licensed mental health counselor (LMHC) licensure requirements in Massachusetts. It is a 30-semester-hour course of study—including eight didactic courses and two internship courses, which include 600 hours of supervised clinical experience in a mental health setting. Students who have not completed a formal practicum placement also will be required to do a 150-hour practicum placement. This program is individually tailored to fulfill a student’s professional and licensing goals.
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
A grade of B– or higher is required in all course work.
|Complete 24 semester hours of core courses to be chosen in consultation with your faculty advisor.||24|
|CAEP 8510||Internship in Counseling Psychology 1||3|
|CAEP 8511||Internship in Counseling Psychology 2||3|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
30 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required